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Pinecrest-Queensway Community Health Centre

Pinecrest-Queensway Community Health Centre

Position:  Program Assistant – Pinecrest Terrace

Region:  Ottawa


Job #: 2018-0069

Job Summary
The Program Assistant is responsible for assisting the Community Worker with programs for children and youth in PQCHC Community Houses.

Job Specific Responsibilities

  • Outreach activities to at-risk children youth and their families.
  • Assist in implementing community based programs for children and youth.
  • Provides information about community resources to participants.
  • Perform administrative duties related to the programs.
  • Participates as an active team member in staff meetings.
  • Supports Community House Coordinators, Community Workers, volunteers and participants.
  • Other related duties as assigned.

  • Ability to work flexible hours is mandatory; position involves evenings and weekend work.
  • High school diploma or 2-3 years related experience in a community setting.
  • Related experience in a community setting and community programs.
  • Experience working with at-risk children and youth.
  • Understanding and sensitivity to poverty and minority issues.
  • Fluency in English is required; fluency in Somali, Arabic or French asset; other languages desirable.

Salary:  $14.000 - $15.730 / hour

Terms of Employment:  Contract from September 3 to June 28, 2019

Deadline for Application:  Monday, August 27, 2018

How to Apply:  

Apply Online by Monday August 27, 2018 at 1:00 pm.

PQCHC is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in its workforce.

If at any stage in the selection process you require an accommodation due to a disability,

Please let us know the nature of the required accommodation.

Location:  Ottawa

Profession Type:  Other

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